House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 11-13)
Why Rob Kagan chose Jamaica
I took six years to build this house using the finist woods and handmade tiles. There are special details throughout this house to make it a one of a kind experience. You truly will not want to leave the house. The view from the house is a stunning river 12 months a year. I can never get enough of the view. And, we built an intricate trail system around the 100 acre island that the house sits on where you are apt to see turkeys, deer, beaver, foxes..........
What makes this House unique
Skiing at Stratton is great and having the private parking pass that we include with the rental allows you to park at the foot of the mountain. This makes driving to the mountain a pleasure instead of a hassle.
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Breathtaking Views inside and out!
Just spent NYE at this beautiful home for 3 nights and looking for reasons to go back. Pictures definitely do not do it justice, you cannot really appreciate the intricate details of the home or the serene panoramic views which I am already missing. We stayed there with 6 adults and 3 kids (ages 2,3,7). In addition to the house being immaculate and tastefully decorated, we also had plenty of room/amenities to accommodate all our needs. Location to Stratton mountain is under 20 minutes and the house comes with a permit that allows you to park right at the base of the mountain which is extremely convenient and easy. Rob was extremely attentive and responded quickly to any concerns. Would highly recommend this home!!!
Thanks for loving our home. It really is special and I feel the same way - I never want to leave. I am glad you had a special weekend and I hope you made a lot of memories. Enjoy the rest of your winter!
Beautiful home, amazing river views, excellent stay!
Kagan River Ranch truly is a masterpiece, beautifully decorated, and has everything you need. Setting is perfect and the river views are amazing. Rob met us at arrival to show us the house and the place was immaculate and very welcoming. It was nice to be as secluded as we were, yet close enough to town, skiing and other activities. Children loved the loft, while others enjoyed board games and wine by the fireplace in the living room. Rob is great to work with and we look forward to visiting again.
It was a joy to have you guys stay at my house. I love when people appreciate the hard work I put into creating this oasis and have a great vacation. The house and the surroundings are so magical and I am glad when people can experience it when I can not get up there myself. Enjoy the rest of the winter. Stay warm!
Perfect Southern Vermont Family Getaway
Our family of five stayed here for the freezing cold New Year's long weekend. Rob was wonderful to work with and we would be lucky to stay here again. Clear instructions were provided which made for initial, easy access to the many practical and special features of the home. The kitchen has everything you need to prepare a meal, the open layout is perfect for families, and the bedrooms are private with comfortable beds and spacious bathrooms. Everything was perfectly clean. The home itself is a work of art and it is tastefully decorated with impressive pieces of art from local artists. The mudroom has enough space for the entire family to store and put on their ski equipment at the same time. The fireplace was a favorite spot to hang out. Every tool is perfectly placed at your fingertips to facilitate a roaring fire plus a large coffee table sits just in front of it making it a perfect place for games and puzzles. The town of Jamaica is charming and has D&K's friendly market that has everything you need from Benedryl to homemade fudge to a healthy deli-made sandwich for the trip home. We enjoyed the North Country General for delicious take out. A true highlight was snow-shoeing at dusk around the island while watching the rising of a full moon.
I am so glad your family had a great time at the house. I love it there and never want to leave. Your kind words about my island creation are warming to my heart. All that you described is what I dreamed of when I built the house with my crew. I only wish you had weather above -10 degrees. I am still working on creating a climate bubble for the island and Stratton mountain - but that might be a few years away. Have a great rest of the year and thanks for treating my home as if it were your own - with respect and care.
Perfect house and location!!
This house was perfect for our vacation. The owner is extremely nice and took the time to meet us there and show us around. The house itself is located in the woods and right next to a river. Everyone in our group absolutely loved everything about it. The house was made with love!!
All I want is for our guests to love the house as much as we do and have a magical time on our island oasis. So, mission accomplished. Here comes Spring.................another season, another fun time.
Return stay at a wonderful house close to stratton
We love staying at this lovely house. The kids love driving over a small narrow bridge onto the small private island which has this house and two others. It is very private, yet close to everything. The house is in great shape, and a perfect layout for families. The kids intricate bunk beds are amazing and like sleeping in a tree house. The loft is perfect for the kids to play games or watch TV's while the adults hang out by the fireplace. Two of the bedrooms have great views which make you feel as if you are right on the river. Rob is very attentive to any issues. We hope to return for a third visit in the near future.
As always, I am glad that Jennifer and her family had a great stay at our dream house. We love that people appreciate the house and its surroundings as much as we do. It is truly a magical place that we never truly want to leave.
Lovely house in fabulous setting
Two families stayed in this house for MLK weekend. There were 8 of us but the house could have easily accommodated more. The house is absolutely incredible. New built, charming, clean, tons of windows letting in sunlight. It is very upbeat and bright, yet cozy at the same time. Although it is spacious, it was still easy to keep an eye on the children as they loved hanging out in the loft complete with a hammock. The house is very clean, with spacious bedrooms and spotless bathrooms.
The location of the house is also worth noting. It is on a private island that is close to everything yet "away from it all" as there are only three homes on the island. The rushing river by the house is soothing and the perfect "white noise" for sleeping at night.
Rob is very easy to work with and was very considerate. Our only issue is that he doesn't rent it out often enough =( My kids are already asking about when they can return.
We went to Stratton which was a quick drive. Highly recommend the house for the location, house itself, and the lovely setting!
I am glad you had a great time and loved the house as much as we do. Enjoy the rest of your winter.